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office. nonetheless, the president is out on the trail to gain the battleground of virginia, basically trying to say, look, this is going to take more time. take a listen. >> during campaign season you hear a lot about patriotism. you know what? it's time for a new economic patriotism. an economic patriotism rooted in the belief that growing our economy begins with a strong and thriving middle-class. i won't pretend that getting there is easy. the truth is it's going to take a few more years to solve challenges that have built up over decades. >> in addition to the bad news, some of those bad numbers, there are numbers on housing prices, they are up this week. also, kon consumer confidence, it had dropped in august. this fits in the white house narrative they believe that it's turning the corner slowly. >> shep: if our polls mean anything, the white house may have a pointed there because it appears from the polls at least that his narrative is breaking through and he is not getting blame here. >> no doubt. when you look at the latest poll on the question who do you trust more on the ec
in a battle ground state like virginia. mike emmanuel has virginia right down the road, you've been talking to undecides there, what are they saying? >> i talked to a loft virginia voters over the past couple of days and the undecideds sound anxious about the future and worried about a whole range of issues. >> i am concerned about the economy. i'm concerned about the money. right now i feel like we're in a situation that has started for generations back not exactly confident about the economy moving forward at this point. >> national security perhaps going to go a little higher on your list of priorities? >> always for me. i'm a veteran, so yeah. yes. absolutely. >> virginia has a very large active military and veteran population. so that's not surprising. but it does seem research suggests that they have been noticing the recent violence in the middle east. shep? >> shep: we've been seeing what the polls say is important, but what other issues you have spoken with are on their minds what, 49 days until? >> they're struggling with this decision. with 13 electoral votes up for grabs, those
administration. campaign carl cameron live in fairfax, virginia where governor romney held a rally earlier. he was back on offensive today, wasn't he? >> oh, sure. it was pretty aggressive for mitt romney from the very beginning of his remarks, he began talking about the situation in north africa, expressed his regret about the terrible loss of american citizens and the cost of the upheaval over there. and fairly short order began talking about the type of leadership he would offer and criticized president obama for his defense cuts. it's been a fairly standard part of mitt romney's attack on the president and today went so far as to say that under the president, the u.s. would give up for the first time in more than 70 years, its military preparedness to fight wars on two fronts. listen. >> ever since fdr we've had the capacity to be engaged in two conflicts at once. and he's saying, no we're going to cut that back to one conflict. if i'm president of the united states, we will restore our military commitment and keep america the strongest military in the world! >> romney has taken a lot of h
by seven points among likely voters in both ohio and virginia. that is outside the margin of error. the president up by 5 points in florida. that is statistically a tie. the race is closer among voters who say they're extremely interested in the election. it's a statistical tie in ohio and virginia. and an actual tie in the state of florida. in all three states, likely voters say they trust the president more than they trust governor romney to improve the economy and create jobs. ohio is the only state where the president led -- or where i should say where the president's lead is outside othe margin of error. the justice department's internal watchdog releasing a highly anticipated report on the fast and furious gun sting. it criticizes more than a dozen staffers. but what about the attorney general eric holder? we'll have the details. house republicans have accused him of withholding key information. so what does the report indicate about his actions? that's coming. plus, a member of the obama administration now calling the assault on our consulate in libya a terror attack. and in
things greatly for the white house. >> especially in a key electoral state such as virginia, home to many defense contractors. in a conference call today, administration officials went to some lengths to blame republicans for the sequester even though the white house first suggested it now they say the white house stands ready to search for alternatives though they emphasize it would have to be balance dollars, meaning tax increases. >> to stop it you have to take steps to reduce the deficit. you have to raise taxes and cut spending. that's what has to happen. >> now house republicans passed alternative cuts but without tax increases senate democrats refuse to take it up. republicans noted today that while the sequester would cut defense spending over a decade. nondefense spending would actually go up 35%. looks like there is several more rounds to this debate, harris. >> that's why they call it washington. good to see you, jim. >> fed's new stimulus plan fueling a second straight day of gains on wreevment the dow up 54 closing at four year high. now just 4% away from all-time high above
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article reads and i quote: i like him better, said west virginia resident dale along with 77% of rural caucasian voters confirmed he would much rather go to a baseball game or beer with ahmadinejad, a man repeatedly denied the holocaust and has had numerous political prisoners executed than spend time with obama. needless to say, that's hogwash. we learned today of possible security flaws at the u.s. consulate in benghazi libya where people killed our ambassador and three other americans. problems with the windows. the doors, the walls. coming up, you will see exactly why one security expert says that consulate was below standards. that's coming up as fox reports live tonight. [ laughing ] [ laughing ] [ laughing ] [ laughing ] ♪ [ male announcer ] it started long ago. the joy of giving something everything you've got. it takes passion. and it's not letting up anytime soon. at unitedhealthcare insurance company, we understand that commitment. and always have. so does aarp, an organization serving the needs of americans 50 and over for generations. so it's no surprise millions have ch
and virginia both are under 2%. in 2009, congress passed the military and overseas voter empowerment act. that was supposed to help smooth the process for them to vote. but critics question whether that is really being properly carried out. >> it was supposed to make it easier for service members to register and request an absentee ballot and ultimate participate. so with the numbers, it raised serious questions for us not only about whether our service members will have their voices heard on election day, but more importantly, whether that important federal law was actually implemented. >> but the head of the pentagon's voting program claims military voting assistance has never been better. she cites the ways to get the information out to the troops, such as social media and the voting assistance offices. >> we're committed to evaluating all of the tools in our arsenal, full, to include those offices to determine what are the most effective things going forward, what are the best ways to reach our be a septemberee voters. we will work with the congress and with all affected stake holder
grounds, florida, virginia, ohio. new hampshire, iowa and more all included in every single one of those states barack obama was the winner in 2008. romney will be running 15 commercials in the next week or so in those states and it real solid a road map of his must-wins. only in north carolina is mitt romney currently leading the polls. in every other of those battleground states, the real clear politics average shows that barack obama has a slight lead. in north carolina, ironically where the democratic national convention was in charlotte, romney has the advantage but there is the road map. those are the states that romney intends to win. those are the ones that if he does win including the mccain map of 2008, he has a shot at actually winning the presidency, 60 days from now. >> harris: those people in those states are about to seat barrage of ads coming their way. carl cameron glad are with us tonight. thank you. governor romney's running mate is defending medical marijuana or at least a state's right to legalize it congressman paul ryan telling a colorado television station he does
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